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Gower, Edward F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 98th NY INF
Service: Enl 10/31/61, Fort Covington, m/i, Pvt, Co. H, 98th NY INF, 11/22/61, reen and pr Sergt 1/1/64, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, m/o 8/31/65, Richmond, VA as Edward F. Gower

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VITALS

Birth: 1819, England
Death: 12/13/1901

Burial: Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 97
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Mark Bowman
Findagrave Memorial #: 113710955

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/13/1869
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Elmwood Avenue Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Edward F. Gower, late sergeant of Company H, 98th New York volunteers, died at the Soldiers' Home hospital Friday. He was 82 years old and had been in poor health a long time. He was admitted to the home from Burlington, April 15, 1893. His is death 140 at the home.

Source: Chelsea Herald, December 19, 1901
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.